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This is one of the sonnets in my newest book of poems, Echoes of Dawn at Dusk: Collected Poems (Volume 2) Read More

Book / Mystery and Crime

February 24, 2021

Reads: 2047

Comments: 52

Shelves: 9

The Booksie Classic House

Meeting her was the best thing that happened to him...so she can't be gone...she just can't. Read More
The story is partially true and then goes into fictional romantic. Read More

Reads: 46

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Your body is lifeless and frigid. I glare at my knife stained crimson red. I don't know what I just did... Read More

Reads: 51

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Anyone craving some rhyme? This poem gives a taste of how life often kept folks apart forever before social media existed. After reading, go right ahead and contact that old friend you've been missing! Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 19, 2020

Again, just kick starting the stalled creative urge. Basically, this is a shameless ramble about lost love (seems to be a common theme!) though I am still baffled by what it all means ;) Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 18, 2020

Reads: 159

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Fear of anchoring, belonging, trusting, and letting go is the result of broken relationships and betrayal. This is a fear that haunts through all one holds dear and wants to endear. It is a chain that remands a heart into seclusion, a mind into isolation, a soul into desolation, and… Read More
regret over past mistakes driven by jealousy Read More

Reads: 156

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The The Imaginarium House

Anne is a seventy six year old widow who is Grandmother and sole guardian of sixteen year old Freya. Tensions in their relationship arise because of the age gap, exacerbated by the Covid lockdown. After a heated argument, Anne begins to doubt her ability to cope with headstrong Freya who,… Read More

Poem / Poetry

October 04, 2020

Reads: 188

Comments: 6

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Poem / Romance /

October 03, 2020

Reads: 119

Comments: 4

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

A song about losing a love that was taking for granite and learning to love. Dedicated to my dear sweet friend who i dont take for granite...Criss Sole. Read More

Tags: love, loss, pet, regret, cat

Poem / Non-Fiction

September 26, 2020

Reads: 65

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Regrets of losing a loved one Read More

Tags: love, soul, regret, guilt, spark

This was about a friend that I had in high school. He was a great guy, but my ego was too big. I thought I was better than him and I regret it. He moved far away, and we barely talk anymore. Read More

Tags: sorrow, regret

Book / Romance

August 27, 2020

Reads: 95

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Essie writes a letter. Read More
Its been a while. Read More

Tags: sadness, regret

Poem / Poetry

August 14, 2020

Reads: 96

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I wrote this poem about 11 years ago. Sometimes you just feel stuck and need motivation to get back to your true self. Read More

Poem / Poetry

August 09, 2020

Reads: 137

Comments: 1

The Booksie Classic House

Tags: regret

Poem / Romance

August 03, 2020

Reads: 112

Comments: 2

The Booksie Classic House

UNANSWERED LOVE, TWISTS OF FATE, SURPRISE, REVERSAL OF FORTUNE, REGRET, SORROW, COWARDICE, DISHONOR, LUCK, LIFE In Boston, cowardice prevents an otherwise admirable man from beginning a relationship of deep love for a wealthy woman of many attractions. The object of his love does not know why. A few years later,… Read More
A poem about regret in the throws of depression Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 09, 2020

Reads: 125

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

An Exorcism of sorts. For Kimbo Read More

Poem / Poetry

June 05, 2020

Reads: 126

Comments: 1

Shelves: 1

The Booksie Classic House

I am reviewing past works both published and not and stumbled across this poem, penned at some unremembered time. I am still not sure the motivations behind it but I like the language - I can still surprise myself at times. Read More

Poem / Poetry

April 29, 2020

Reads: 119

Comments: 2

The Dysfunctional Poetry House

Same ol’ same ol’ Read More

Tags: regret

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